Writers on writing / selected & introduced by Walter Allen.


Boston : The Writer, 1958, ©1948.

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
American
LIB stacks
PN137 .A4 Available Request
UDC
Van Ness stacks
PN 137 A5 1958a f c.2 Available Request
Other Authors Allen, Walter Ernest, 1911-1995.
Subjects Authorship.
Description xii, 258 pages ; 22 cm
Notes Includes indexes.
Contents pt. 1. Poetry: 1. Definitions and descriptions of poetry -- 2. The ends and uses of poetry -- 3. The poet's nature -- 4. Inspiration and calculation -- 5. The poet's subject -- 6. The poet's style -- 7. Rhythm, rhyme, and diction -- 8. Poetry and symbolism -- pt. 2. The novel: 9. The nature of the novel -- 10. Essentials of the novelist -- 11. Shape and structure of the novel -- 12. The telling of the novel -- 13. Characters -- 14. The novelist's style -- 15. The novelist at work -- 16. In defence of fiction.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm28551985
(OCoLC)28551985
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